Here at Please Don’t Tell we are happy to report that AW12/13 has panned out to be a somewhat vibrant and colourful season! SS12’s pastels are now redundant. Instead, deep and rich hues take their turn. We saw a brilliant spectrum of colour both on and off the catwalks in New York, Milan, Paris and London. On the catwalks designers attacked palettes with guts and confidence emphasising the need to brighten dreary winter

After a visit to Florence last month for Pitti Uomo Fashion Week our minds have been a swirling, heady mix of the vivid, kaleidoscopic prints from Peter Pilotto’s SS13 pre-season collection. As ‘Special Guest Designers’ Pitti granted the womenswear brand carte blanche to showcase their pre-collection in whichever way they so desired, and they certainly didn’t disappoint. Guests were invited to the magnificent ‘Palazzo Borghese’, which dates back to the

As summer approaches (we hope), it’s hard not to think back to childhood when pretty much every summer, when school ended, the weather lent itself to endless days outside. It was days of planning excursions with friends and most of the time it was our bikes that we would head off on. This got us thinking at Please Don’t Tell of the old Raleigh Chopper. It is a children’s bicycle,